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How Will the $34B IBM Acquisition Affect Red Hat Users?

How Will the $34B IBM Acquisition Affect Red Hat Users?

Red Hat users looking to maintain hybrid cloud or multi-cloud deployments because they can’t go “all in” on the cloud will benefit from IBM’s $34 billion acquisition of the enterprise open source solutions provider, Nintex  chief evangelist Ryan Duguid told CMSWire.

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6 Things to Know About IBM’s $34B Acquisition of Red Hat

6 Things to Know About IBM's $34B Acquisition of Red Hat

IBM recently pulled off the largest software acquisition in history by announcing its intention to acquire open source cloud provider Red Hat for $34 billion.  Experts said IBM’s acquisition of Red Hat opens a new dynamic in the cloud wars between IBM, Google, Amazon and Microsoft.

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LinkedIn, Vista Equity Partners Acquire Sales Tech Companies, More News

LinkedIn, Vista Equity Partners Acquire Sales Tech Companies, More News

LinkedIn and Vista Equity Partners each went after their share of the sales technology pie through separate acquisitions this week. LinkedIn announced it acquired Redwood City, Calif.-based sales tech provider Heighten in a move designed to bolster its Sales Navigator platform. Officials at LinkedIn made the announcement on Tuesday.  Meanwhile,

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Meet Forrester’s Hybrid Cloud Management Leaders

Meet Forrester's Hybrid Cloud Management Leaders

Seven vendors topped Forrester's first Wave for Hybrid Cloud Management Solutions, in spite of some confusion in the market as to what exactly "hybrid cloud" means. Three vendors scored a place as strong contenders.

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Google’s Deal with Red Hat Enables a ‘Real’ ESB

Google’s Deal with Red Hat Enables a ‘Real’ ESB

Last week Red Hat announced a collaboration agreement with Google that will soon make Red Hat’s OpenShift Dedicated platform available on the Google Cloud Platform in addition to Amazon Web Services. Sure, there was plenty of fanfare to punctuate the announcement, but that wasn’t really the important part.

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Middleware Becomes Containerized: JBoss Adopts Docker

Middleware Becomes Containerized: JBoss Adopts Docker

Red Hat’s JBoss may be responsible for as much as one-fifth of the world’s active enterprise middleware deployments, giving it a position in the market that many presidential candidates have enjoyed this season: a respectable second place.   Today, Raleigh, N.C.-based Red Hat opened up the public beta process for the

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Red Hat Bids to Drive OpenShift Deeper into Enterprises

Red Hat Bids to Drive OpenShift Deeper into Enterprises

If a new class of cloud-native, mobile-ready business applications is ever to take hold of enterprises as their creators promised years ago, the platforms on which they run need to be fully operational. Amazon Web Services is fully operational.

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Armistice Signed: Red Hat, Microsoft Change the Landscape

The world fares so much better when the warfare stops. Yesterday's partnership agreement between Linux leader Red Hat and that other operating system leader Microsoft could remove the biggest cultural and political obstruction to the evolution of data center and server technology.

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